Guest Blog

Pill-Popping Kitties: Inside the Pharmaceutical Treatment of Depressed and Anxious Cats

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I love having the chance to weigh in from my holistic veterinary perspective on a variety of topics, including those that are sometimes controversial. Recently, I weighed on depression in cats and the use of medications to manage feline behavioral issues for Vice.com in Pill-Popping Kitties: Inside the Pharmaceutical Treatment of Depressed and Anxious Cats. […]

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Can Medical Marijuana Improve Your Pet’s Health?

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Are you aware that marijuana products can help pets suffering from a variety of health conditions? It’s somewhat of a controversial topic in veterinary medicine due to the perceptions people have about the medicinal aspects of cannabis for humans, as many folks still harbor the antiquated perspectives of Reefer Madness and the legality issues of marijuana […]

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Dr. Patrick Mahaney Talks Pet Allergies on DogCastRadio

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Does your pet suffer from allergies of the eyes, respiratory or digestive tract, skin, or other body system? Allergies are quite common and are great imitators for other ailments, so it’s important that suspect pet allergies are brought to the attention of your veterinarian. Living in southern California, I see allergies in my canine and […]

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Is Separating Puppies From Their Mothers Cruel?

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All puppies and kittens mature and ultimately reach an age when a decision is made to either have them stay with Mom or be adopted into a forever home. Yet, what happens to the mother after her puppies have been removed from her? Does she go through a mourning period? Learn more via my veterinary […]

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8 Ways To Make Your Pet Less Lonely

Are you concerned about your pet’s behavioral well being when you are absent from your home? Some pets aren’t comfortable being by themselves despite being in safe confines of their own home. As a result, separation anxiety and a host of abnormal behaviors and health problems can ensue. Learn more via my veterinary expert guest […]

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